More and more people are using bicycles to commute, and RIDE Solutions says now is the time for everyone to remember drive and bike safely and share the road. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the details.
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Roanoke City and Lynchburg share a common honor: they both make the list of the top forty digital cities in the country. The survey looks into how each city uses technology in innovative, effective and efficient ways. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the details.
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There’s a new tour of downtown Roanoke where you’ll be able to learn about the city’s history and try some new food. The Roanoke Food Tours president says the food and cultural tour will change your perspective of the city. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the story.
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The tours are available most Thursdays, Friday, and Saturdays and run from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. Click here for the Roanoke Food Tours website.
The Red Cross sees a big decrease in blood donations during November, December and January. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the details.
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The holiday season is quickly approaching, and Allegiant Air says if you haven’t started preparing for your holiday travel, now is the time to start. WFIR’ s Starr Anderson has the details.
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As Veterans Day approaches, the Salem VA Medical Center is taking the time to make sure the vets’ caregivers feel appreciated too. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the details.
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AAA Mid-Atlantic reports 95% of Americans believe drowsy driving is dangerous yet 41% admit to doing it anyway. WFIR’s Starr Anderson reports on the issue.
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A group of students from Virginia Tech’s School of Architecture and Design has made four designs for a multimodal transportation center for two possible sites in downtown Roanoke. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the details.
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Designs provided by Virginia Tech
Roanoke Valley registrars report at steady turnout with relatively few problems. But some voters experienced some difficulty casting their ballot this morning at Roanoke’s Crystal Springs precinct. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the story.
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November is the most dangerous month of the year for deer-related crashes in Virginia. This month is the peak of the deer mating season, and AAA A Mid-Atlantic says drivers will see more deer out on the roads. WFIR’s Starr Anderson has the story.
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